English Language and Literature, Teaching (ELT)

English language and literature curriculum (the Teaching Department) at the Faculty of Education (FEDU) at IUS offers the study programs at the three study cycles (B.A., M.A., Ph.D.). Students may acquire knowledge in the field of English language and teaching English as a foreign language.

The aim of English language and literature program is to enable students to get good quality education and training in the field of English language and literature, as well as to train students in modern methodology of teaching and educational psychology. Throughout the education program, qualified foreign and native teachers will contribute to promotion of primary, secondary and higher education in BiH and abroad.

Within the study program, in addition to the fundamental disciplines of language and literature, modern pedagogical disciplines, methodology of the teaching process, as well as linguistic and communication skills are taught and studied.
The Faculty offers advanced interdisciplinary approach to teaching, learning, research and practice.

The opening of English Language and Literature program has contributed to strengthening the educational system, exchange of teaching staff, as well as connecting the local teachers with international teaching staff in all fields of education.

Employment opportunities

Having completed their studies, ELT graduates will gain basic knowledge of the teaching methodology and learning and teaching English as a foreign language.

Graduates who decide to seek employment immediately after the graduation will be able to access public or private, schools and institutions. After the graduation, students will be prepared for career of English language teachers.

The major advantages for students of English Language and Literature program at the Faculty of Education of IUS are classes conducted in English and possibility for practicum throughout their education.